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Monet Secret Garden Melboune

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Monet's Garden exhibition has moved on

Monet's Garden exhibition was part of the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) Winter Masterpieces... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Jeffry B
Melbourne, Australia
One of Melbourne's hidden treasures

A place I love to share with visitors to Melbourne. Food and service are always excellent, and even... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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28 Feb 2018
“Lovely garden to sit in.”
29 Sep 2017
“Monet's Garden exhibition has moved on”
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

In order to get to this garden, you have to go back behind the big hall. It's a nice place to sit, but it's not worth going to unless there is an exhibition out there.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Monet's Garden exhibition was part of the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) Winter Masterpieces exhibition in 2013. It has now moved on. The exhibition was very popular, giving an insight into how this great impressionist painter worked.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A place I love to share with visitors to Melbourne. Food and service are always excellent, and even in winter, the view of the gardens through the windowed walls gives a special lift to the spirits.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing to say the least!! Great food amazing service! I will be recommending thing cafe to everyone that I pass and I know thank you

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank shnapps175
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

You must visit and enjoy the paintings here.Worth the time spent here.A very good collection of paintings.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 25 February 2016

The food is fresh, great menu could have had anything on it.The staff were friendly and the service was good.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Mary-lou H
Reviewed 26 December 2013 via mobile

I had always loved his works but was amazed by the variety and his 'modern art' periods. All his paintings have a special serenity and are un mistakenly his style no matter how varied. We finished a wonderful Friday evening with dinner upstairs. A wonderful...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank MikeH402
Reviewed 4 September 2013 via mobile

Travelled from perth to see As an admirer of art from youth, renewed my love of oil paintings ... Collection was great, extremely good value for money

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank C B
Reviewed 3 September 2013 via mobile

I like art and take an interest but am not an expert or snob. This is a fantastic exhibition that suited us as novices but educated us into his breadth of skills and some further insights to his life story. Some of his early works...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank MikeH402
Reviewed 29 August 2013

This exhibition is a must see if you are a fan of Impressionist Art. The paintings are well presented with an accompanying description of each. There were also other panels of information about the Impressionist movement, Monet's personal life and how WW 1 influenced his...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Clare005
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